SØG - mellem flere end 8 millioner bøger:

Søg på: Titel, forfatter, forlag - gerne i kombination.
Eller blot på isbn, hvis du kender dette.

Viser: Professor Stewart's Cabinet of Mathematical Curiosities

Professor Stewart's Cabinet of Mathematical Curiosities

Professor Stewart's Cabinet of Mathematical Curiosities

Ian Stewart
(2010)
Sprog: Engelsk
Profile Books Limited
160,00 kr.
ikke på lager, Bestil nu og få den leveret
om ca. 10 hverdage
  • Klik for at bedømme:
  • 0.0/6 (0 bedømmelser)

Detaljer Om Varen

  • Paperback: 320 sider
  • Udgiver: Profile Books Limited (Juli 2010)
  • ISBN: 9781846683459
School maths is not the interesting part. The real fun is elsewhere. Like a magpie, Ian Stewart has collected the most enlightening, entertaining and vexing 'curiosities' of maths over the years... Now, the private collection is displayed in his cabinet.There are some hidden gems of logic, geometry and probability -- like how to extract a cherry from a cocktail glass (harder than you think), a pop up dodecahedron, the real reason why you can't divide anything by zero and some tips for making money by proving the obvious. Scattered among these are keys to unlocking the mysteries of Fermat's last theorem, the Poincar#65533; Conjecture, chaos theory, and the P/NP problem for which a million dollar prize is on offer. There are beguiling secrets about familiar names like Pythagoras or prime numbers, as well as anecdotes about great mathematicians. Pull out the drawers of the Professor's cabinet and who knows what could happen...
De oplyste priser er inkl. moms

Polyteknisk Boghandel

har gennem mere end 50 år været studieboghandlen på DTU og en af Danmarks førende specialister i faglitteratur.

 

Vi lagerfører et bredt udvalg af bøger, ikke bare inden for videnskab og teknik, men også f.eks. ledelse, IT og meget andet.

Læs mere her